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See definition of step on on Dictionary.com
  • as intrample
  • as intread
  • as intake advantage of
  • as intromp

synonyms for step on

  • crush
  • encroach
  • flatten
  • hurt
  • infringe
  • injure
  • override
  • overwhelm
  • run over
  • squash
  • stomp
  • violate
  • bruise
  • grind
  • pound
  • stamp
  • tramp
  • tread
  • ride roughshod over
  • tromp
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antonyms for step on

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  • aid
  • assist
  • cure
  • heal
  • help
  • obey
  • observe
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      How to use step on in a sentence

      The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
      PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
      But, when the car came thundering down, it was crammed to the step; with a melancholy gesture, the driver declined her signal.
      HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
      Sol got up, slowly; took a backward step into the yard; filled his lungs, opened his mouth, made his eyes round.
      THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
      She was growing a little stout, but it did not seem to detract an iota from the grace of every step, pose, gesture.
      THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
      The sound of my step shall make your heart jump; a look from me shall make you dumb for an hour.
      CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
      The young lady, hearing his step, turned round and stood on the stair, confronting him fiercely.
      CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
      In connection with this step the practice of melodies is useful, if one has musical taste.
      EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
      When you engaged yourself to the young woman you were poor and a nobody, and the step was perhaps excusable.
      ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
      The good lady of the house came out to welcome me, and the garon was ready at the step.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
      They threw down their weapons with sullen obedience and the first great step towards the re-conquest of India was taken.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
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      WORDS RELATED TO STEP ON

      • exploit
      • milk
      • step on
      • use
      • use for one's own ends
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